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    The Witchery by the Castle

    The Royal Mile 352 Castlehill | Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2NF, Scotland
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    • Excellent67%
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    “old rectory” (105 reviews)
    “inner sanctum” (103 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    4 of us had dinner here. Nice decor. The service was outstanding, the food not so much. 2 people ordered the rib eye steak. Both were thinner than expected, a little well done and VERY tough. The haddock was fresh but had no taste. The...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The most enchanting evening of my life. On entering the beautiful reception area down a small hallway of the Royal Mile I knew that the whole experience was going to be magical. We were treated like royalty from start to finish and the “library” where...More

    Thank Sean M
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We’ve just returned from a 2 night stay in the Library Suite at The Witchery By The Castle. Our rooms were everything we’d hoped for and more. Grandly gothic in one of the most idyllic and atmospheric locations of any great city. The staff were...More

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    What a privilege it was to visit this stunning restaurant. Everything about it was amazing. The menu is limited but the food is excellent. The staff were really pleasant and efficient. It’s a perfect place to visit for a celebration. We have absolutely no complaints...More

    Thank Jackie H
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    From the time that I arrived and was made to feel so welcome by the staff to the time I left, it was an incredible experience. I stayed in the Turret Room, which is a beautifully decorated room at the top of a winding staircase....More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$428 - US$741 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Old Town
    Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
    labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
    this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
    visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
    that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
    place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
    the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
    Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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    Jemma M
    12 September 2017|
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    Response from James C | Reviewed this property |
    I would suggest smart casual as a minimum.
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    14 April 2017|
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    Response from carmichael1302 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes and I believe that the lunch menu is available until 16:00
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    28 March 2017|
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    Response from Victoria J | Reviewed this property |
    All rooms have robes and slippers. They even come in 2 sizes.
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    "Any of the suites are spectacular."
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    "The Guardroom was superb but I imagine each suite is unique and different"
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    "I would have preferred a table around the side of the garden restaurant than in the middle when you book."
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    "Most rooms will require you to navigate a staircase. All the rooms are stunning and worth it."
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